Westlake enjoys a reputation of excellent living, multicultural atmosphere, and business friendly government. It was voted as the best as the best suburb in the greater Cleveland metropolitan area in 2001. It is a beautiful suburb, with a top school system, and safe streets, but most important it is where the exciting things happen. For example, Crocker Park, one of the most exquisite shopping mall of its kind in the country, is a place bustling with energy of local and international business activities.
Westlake is also a convenient location for business. It is located on the west side of Cleveland, only 15 mile from downtown Cleveland. It is only 10 minutes from Cleveland International airport. Two major highways, I-90 (on north) and I-480 (on south) pass through it. They provide businesses anywhere in the Westlake a quick access to the interstate highway.
Westlake is friendly to business. The city is doing all it could to help business relocate, develop and expand. Various incentive programs are available for business. The city maintains its school, roads, and various facilities very well. Response time from police and fire department is near to zero.
Summary Report (2006-2008) from US Census Bureau
Total Households 13,114
Median Household Income 69,641
Median Family Income 96,040
Race & Ethnicity (one race)
African American 783
American Indian 8
Total Housing Unit 14,514
Homeowner Vacancy Rate 2%
Rental Vacancy Rate 11.9%
Population 16 Year & over 25,843
In Labor force 17,122
For more detailed info, check http://factfinder.census.gov
We are an eco-friendly real estate company and provide green buildings. All materials that we use are energy efficient and environmental friendly. For example, we use Thermoplastic Polyolefin (TPO) roofing system because of its heat-reflectivity and energy efficiency. We use highly energy efficient heating and cooling system. All our windows are low E, argon filled, and energy efficient. We also plant trees and bushes around buildings to increase green area. We are committed to offer quality and sustainable commercial properties for our customers.
We are customer focused and provide great service to our renters/lessees. For example, we provide reception service, conference room, Café, copy/fax service as well as all traditional property services. At Shangrila Ohio, you, as a renter, deal with people, not an organization. You can choose the wall color and the layout that work for you. The IT infrastructure is fast and easy. Our team responds quickly to your concerns and bend backwards to meet your demands. In short, great customer service is our number one goal.
Historically, real estate offered great returns for investors. In today, we think the opportunities are even better. Because of recent correction in real estate market, the property values are more realistic than ever. Shangrila Ohio provides a variety of investment options, ranging from secured and fixed return to total participation of the profit and loss. We invite you to grow with us, to seize U.S. opportunities and to explore global market.